Continuous Improvement Engineer

Workforce Staffing Ltd
£35k - £37k pa + Plus additional benefits
03 Oct 2017
18 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading global FMCG client are looking to recruit for a Continuous Improvement Officer to work alongside and support their in-house Operations team. You will be responsible for driving continuous improvement activities by developing key metrics. Salary: From £35,000 - £37,000 p.a. + Pension Suitable for: Lean Engineer, CI Engineer, Production Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer Responsibilities: Risk assess Intake QA reports for key products; analyse & report production data; make recommendations for change and improvement. To manage root cause analysis of major issues, rejections and incidents. Develop metrics to enable reporting, analysis and review. Work closely with Technical & Production to ensure specifications reflect what we are able to produce. Work with Production to implement standard operating procedures and with Quality Assurance ensuring finished product mirrors quality standards expected by our customers. Review process capabilities from beginning to end of production to ensure lean manufacturing can be implemented consistently and sustainably. Manage product launches from initial concept through to production. Needs to be involved in internal feasibility of newly and existing developed products before they are shown to customers. Shelf life testing, internal communication of trial summaries, cost savings, process improvement, packaging and artwork sign off. Focus on continuous improvement projects relating to operational effectiveness through equipment utilisation; space saving; one touch handling; technology and process reviews. The Person The successful candidate for the Continuous Improvement Officers position will have the following experience: Educated to HNC/Degree level within a relevant field - Essential Be Six Sigma certified - Essential At least two year's experience within a FMCG organisation - Essential WorkForce manufacturing are responsible for placing several hundred dedicated operatives out to work every day across the West Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Order picking, Warehouse, Stores, Despatch, Packing, Assembly, Machine operating and FLT Driving. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.
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